Oral Health and dental well-being are important aspects of overall health. A good dental structure will not only helps to improve your personality but also prevents many serious diseases like oral cancer and cavities. Oral health faces a significant amount of problems and threats from various factors. The most common and basic dental problem that the majority of people face is a misalignment of teeth. Misaligned teeth can be termed as the growth of teeth in a non-sequential or abnormal structure, that not only affects the self-confidence of the person but also may lead to serious oral health issues. The aptest and most precise solutions to this problem are braces or clear aligners. Both, oral braces and clear aligners are a major part of treatment in orthodontics. Our dentist in Udaipur examines and guides the patient in all the treatment aspects of the treatment.
The braces are, set of brackets, made up of either polycarbonate or more commonly, stainless steel. It is the best practiced, age old orthodontic technique that can be used for correcting the denture position. Also known as “Metal braces”, this metallic brackets are fixed over misaligned teeth. Wires run through this brackets to make them clasp the teeth or jaw, in whole, more effectively. The tightly held brackets and wires put a gentle, yet constant pressure on teeth, to make them properly align in a symmetry. Although many usage and health based issues are aligned with braces. First, braces can’t be removed easily and requires orthodontic supervision and help to operate. They may be uncomfortable initially to wear and require high level of personal dental hygiene. There are chances of plaque deposition which can be prevented by cleaning the teeth after every meal, using dental floss and an interdental brush, and rinse the mouth completely to avoid any food particles striking between the teeth or braces. Inadequate hygiene can lead to dental bleeding, loosening of gums, cavities, and decoloration of enamel. Also, regular visits to braces specialists required for check-ups and maintain level of pressure on teeth by brackets. The other type various types of braces are ceramic, lingual and Invisalign.
Clear aligners or aligners, on the other hand, are thin, semi-transparent trays that can be easily removed from teeth. They are nearly invisible in nature and can be beneficial to remove mild to moderate misalignment of teeth. It yields faster results as compared to traditional braces, provided the wearer uses them in a disciplined manner, else compromising results. It involves the use of a computer programs to virtually create the dental condition of the mouth to make the precise aligners, making them more successful, compared to braces. Also, it is comfortable to use and requires normal dental hygiene measures to be followed. However, clear aligners are quite costlier than traditional braces and in some cases, patients are required to wear retainers to prevent misalignment of teeth in the future. Clear aligners are made by many companies but the most famous type is Invisalign.
Thus, it can be said that both, clear aligners and braces are very effective orthodontic treatment methods to cure the misalignment of teeth. In recent times, more patients have shown interest in clear aligners than braces due to their low visibility and ease of use. We suggest you visit our experts and get your crooked and malaligned teeth fixed with ease and comfort. Our team is committed to providing the best painless dental treatments to our all patients. Book an appointment today with us.
Dr. Mahak Jain
Ever heard of a body alive without a heart! Her passion towards her work and perseverance towards dentistry is what makes her the chief dentist of the clinic. Meet Dr. Mahak Jain, the heart of this clinic! She is a BDS by qualification and an Cosmetic dentist as well. A perfect smile, authentic by thought, ingenuous by words and humble by nature is what makes up Dr. Mahak. Want to be responsibly pampered and cared for? Then, you are at the right table! She is completely devoted to the profession and believes in complete transparency toward her patients. Otherwise, she is an adventure geek and loves to have fun with nature. In her spare time, she loves traveling. She always goes the extra mile to make sure she delivers the best service to her patients and brings the right smile to their faces.
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